Airing of the series, directed by Mohammad-Reza Honarmand and produced by Javad Norouz-Beigi, will start on September 17, 2020.
‘The Chef’ tells the story of a happily married couple who run one of the most successful restaurants in Tehran.
The husband is the head chef and the wife is the manager.
But when she goes around tooting her own horn on a television show, without acknowledging her husband's efforts, he takes offence and leaves the restaurant to launch a new one.
What starts out as a small argument, keeps rising until it threatens to tear their family apart.
The series cast list includes Farhad Aslani, Parviz Parastouee, the late Seyyed-Ali Tabatabaee, Kazem Balouchi, Mehraveh Sharifinia, Fatemeh Motamed-Arya, Asha Mehrabi, Melika Sharifinia, Shabnam Moqaddami, Mohammad-Reza Ghaffari, and the late Jamshid Mashayekhi.
‘The Chef’, made in 2008, will replace the series ‘Brother’, to be aired every night at 21:00 GMT.
ifilm English will also repeat each episode of the series the following day at 02:00, 06:00 and 13:00 (all GMT times). The series is comprised of 26 episodes.